9 days in Tucson and Southern Arizona Itinerary

9 days in Tucson and Southern Arizona Itinerary

Make it your trip
Fly
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Tombstone
— 1 night
Drive
2
Willcox
— 1 night
Drive
3
Tucson
— 6 nights
Fly to Cleveland, Train to Erie

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Tombstone — 1 night

Town Too Tough to Die

Founded in 1877 as a mining camp, Tombstone became one of the most storied towns of the "Wild West." As one of the last frontier boomtowns in the United States, Tombstone prospered between 1880 and 1890, attracting cattle rustlers and outlaws.
On the 24th (Fri), get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour and then steep yourself in history at The Tombstone Epitaph. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Belleza Fine Art Gallery, then see the interesting displays at Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at San Pedro House, and finally see the interesting displays at White Raven Trading Co..

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tombstone online attractions planner.

Erie to Tombstone is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Erie to Tombstone, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Erie, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Tombstone, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Willcox.
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Willcox — 1 night

Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): stop by Dwayne's Fresh Jerky, stroll through Fort Bowie National Historic Site, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Chiricahua National Monument.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Willcox road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tombstone to Willcox takes 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tucson.
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Tucson — 6 nights

Old Pueblo

One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Appreciate the collections at Colossal Cave Mountain Park and Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Catalina State Park and Madera Canyon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tucson: Tubac Presidio State Historic Park and Museum (in Tubac) and Tumacacori National Historical Park (in Tumacacori). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures, take in the exciting artwork at DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun Museum, and take in breathtaking views at Sabino Canyon.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tucson route planner.

Drive from Willcox to Tucson in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in March, and nighttime lows around 49°F. On the 1st (Sat), you'll travel back home.
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